申请 转学生 如果你 高中毕业, 家学校, or a GED program 和 have earned (or will earn) college credit at a college or university before your first day at Columbia. This excludes dual enrollments (including Summer at Columbia) 和/or any college or university enrollment completed during the summer immediately following high school or GED completion.
如果你 没有 enrolled in courses at a post-secondary college or university, or if your coursework is covered by the exceptions listed above, 请参阅 大一新生申请要求.
如果你 are you an international student who will require a visa to study in the United States, 请按照这里列出的步骤操作, 和审查 这个页面 for additional information.
你也可以复习一遍完整的 检查表 和 时间轴 转学生请点击链接.
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Spring 2024 Applicants: Wednesday, November 15, 2023
Fall 2024 Applicants to the Acting (BFA); 音乐al 剧院 Performance (BFA); Contemporary, 爵士乐, 和 Popular 音乐 (BMus); 和 音乐 Composition (BMus) 项目: Friday, 12月1日, 2023
Fall 2024 Applicants, all other degree programs: Wednesday, January 17, 2024
Common Applicants: 请 factor in a 24-hour period for Common App to transfer your data to Columbia College Chicago
BA, BFA, BMus, 和 BS: What’s the difference?
Our Bachelor of Arts (BA) programs allow for greater flexiblity 和 exploration within the curriculum. This includes the ability to tailor elective coursework beyond your major or add a minor. Around 90% of Columbia students are pursuing a BA degree.
我们的美术学士(BFA), 音乐学士(bus), 和 Bachelor of Science (BS) programs feature more intensive required coursework in the major with limited flexibility for electives.
Columbia College Chicago's admissions process is entirely test-free. 标准化test scores will play no role in the college's determination of a student's admissibility, or in awarding merit-based scholarships.
入院后, students who have them are encouraged to submit results from Advanced Placement or 国际 Baccaulaurate tests. 把galaxy银河娱乐列在你的 大学理事会帐户 or talk to your school's IB diploma program coordinator about how to 发送你的分数. Columbia grants credit for scores of 3 or higher on AP考试 4或更大 IB考试.
Use the "马上申请" link above to access the application.
作为一名转校生, you must submit official transcripts from all colleges where you have previously been enrolled—even if you didn't complete any graded credits.
Columbia does require final high school transcripts for some transfer applicants. 如果你:
- Have completed FEWER than 24 graded college credits at the time of application
国际申请者: 请参阅 这个页面 获取更完整的说明.
Ask your institution(s) to electronically transmit transcripts to Columbia College Chicago 招生, 或邮寄至618s. 密歇根大街.伊利诺伊州芝加哥60605. All transcripts received by mail or in person must be in the original sealed envelope from the school.
We also accept transcripts—when sent directly from the institution—via email at email@example.com.
Within the application, submit a writing sample in response to this prompt:
请 provide a short personal statement that outlines your goals for your enrollment at Columbia College Chicago. You may choose to write about development of your creative practice, progress toward your career objectives, 提高特定技能, 或者你自己的个人成长.
The application will also have an optional section where you can provide additional information about items in your academic history that you might want to explain.
申请费用 国内 学生(不可归还的): $25
Columbia does not wish for the application fee to present a barrier for interested students. The payment page of the application includes an opportunity to request a fee waiver, 和 we encourage students to take advantage of this as needed.
Portfolio, audition, 和/or interview requirements can vary based on your intended major.
学生 applying for BFA or BMus degrees are required to submit materials. Your submission will be considered for admission to the program as well as for the 教师嘉许奖. 请 遵循指导方针 对于你想要的专业. The submission deadline for Acting (BFA); 音乐al 剧院 Performance (BFA); Contemporary, 爵士乐, 和 Popular 音乐 (BMus); 和 音乐 Composition (BMus) applicants is Wednesday, 12月1日, 2023. For all other BFA programs, the submission deadline is Wednesday, January 17, 2024.
Portfolios or auditions are not required for BA or BS applicants, but it is to your advantage to submit materials. A submission is the only way to be considered for the 教师嘉许奖. 请 遵循指导方针 对于你想要的专业. The submission deadline for all BA or BS applicants is Wednesday, January 17, 2024.